• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 284

    Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)

    Chapeau-forêt

    Price Realised  

    Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)
    Chapeau-forêt
    bronze with brown and gold patina
    Height: 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.)
    Length: 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.)
    Conceived in 1960; this bronze version cast in 1960-1962


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    Provenance

    Galerie Chalette, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the late owner, circa 1962.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARJORIE C. BARNETT, M.D.


    Literature

    E. Trier, Jean Arp Sculpture, His Last Ten Years, New York, 1968, p. 115, no. 231 (another cast illustrated, p. 47, pl. 49).